Candyman (2021)

Candyman (2021)

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings w/ Kat Lerner

This week James, Jerah, and Jonathan are joined by Kat Lerner (for the 5th time!) to discuss Marvel’s “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.” The film follows Shang-Chi as he confronts his past and is drawn into the Ten Rings organization. It stars Simu Liu, Awkwafina, Meng’ ...  Show more

Beckett (And What We're Watching)

This week James, Jerah, and Jonathan review Beckett starring John David Washington. The film is about a tourist in Greece who falls asleep at the wheel, accidentally kills his girlfriend, and then becomes the target in a manhunt. It also stars Boyd Holbrook, Vicky Krieps, and Ali ...  Show more

The Great Debaters

This week James, Jerah, and Jonathan review the 2007 film “The Great Debaters,” directed by and starring Denzel Washington. It’s about a poet and professor, Melvin B. Tolson who teaches at Wiley College in Texas in 1935. He starts a debate team and they eventually become the firs ...  Show more

Fatherhood

This week James, Jerah, and Jonathan review the 2021 film “Fatherhood,” based on Two Kisses for Maddy: A Memoir of Loss and Love by Matthew Logelin. It’s about a new father that struggles with raising his daughter after the death of his wife.The film stars Kevin Hart, Melody Hurd ...  Show more

The Suicide Squad

This week James, Jerah, and Jonathan review “The Suicide Squad.” The DC Extended Universe film is a sequel and stand alone film to 2016’s “Suicide Squad.” It stars: Idris Elba, Margot Robbie, John Cena, and Viola Davis.Produced by Melisa D. MontsExecutive produced by Brett Boham, ...  Show more

Jungle Cruise

This week James, Jerah, and Jonathan review Disney’s Jungle Cruise. Based on the Disneyland ride by the same name, a steamboat skipper and botanist explore the Amazon in search of a tree that can revolutionize medicine. The film stars Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt, Edgar Ramírez, J ...  Show more

No Sudden Move

This week James, Jerah, and Jonathan review the new film No Sudden Move, which follows a group of small-time criminals executing a simple job that turns into a bigger plot. The film stars Don Cheadle, Benicio Del Toro, and David Harbour, and is directed by Steven Soderbergh.Produ ...  Show more

Space Jam: A New Legacy

This week James, Jerah, and Jonathan review Space Jam: A New Legacy, starring LeBron James, Don Cheadle, Cedric Joe, Khris Davis, and many, many more.Produced by Melisa D. MontsExecutive produced by Brett Boham, Joe Cilio, and Alex RamseyListen to Black Men Can't Jump [In Hollywo ...  Show more

Zola w/ Aida Osman

James, Jerah, and Jonathan are joined by Aida Osman to review the Twitter inspired film, Zola starring Taylour Paige and Riley Keough about a stripper who is convinced by her new friend to travel from Detroit to Tampa  in order to earn money but get in over their heads. The movie ...  Show more

Steel

This week James, Jerah, and Jonathan review Steel, a superhero film starring Shaquille O’Neal, where he turns himself into a superhero after a villain uses his own weapons against people. The film also stars Annabeth Gish, Judd Nelson, and Richard Roundtree.Produced by Melisa D. ...  Show more

F9: The Fast Saga

James, Jerah, and Jonathan review F9: The Fast Saga, the latest installment in the Fast and Furious franchise. The film stars Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Nathalie Emmanuel, Bow Wow, John Cena … and many more.Produced by Melisa D. MontsExecutive produc ...  Show more

In The Heights

This week special guest Rosy R. joins James, Jerah, and Jonathan to review the 2021 musical “In The Heights,” which follows a community in Washington Heights in New York. The film stars Anthony Ramos, Leslie Grace, Jimmy Smits, and Corey Hawkins.Produced by Melisa D. MontsExecuti ...  Show more

Red Tails

This week Jonathan, James, and Jerah review “Red Tails,” a 2012 war movie following the Tuskegee airmen.Produced by Melisa D. MontsExecutive produced by Brett Boham, Joe Cilio, and Alex RamseyListen to Black Men Can't Jump [In Hollywood] Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://forever ...  Show more

Life

This week Jonathan, James, and Jerah review the 1999 film “Life,” starring Eddie Murphy and Martin Lawrence. It follows the two as wrongfully convicted strangers as they remain friends through decades. Produced by Melisa D. MontsExecutive produced by Brett Boham, Joe Cilio, and A ...  Show more

Army of the Dead

This week Jonathan, James, and Jerah review Army of the Dead, which follows a group of people as they try to take money from a casino in Las Vegas as the city is about to be bombed, but is already crawling with zombies of all sorts. The film stars Dave Bautista, Omari Hardwick, A ...  Show more

Tom Clancy's Without Remorse

This week Jonathan, James, and Jerah are reviewing Tom Clancy’s “Without Remorse.” The film stars Michael B. Jordan and follows a Navy SEAL as he seeks to avenge his wife’s murder but finds himself embroiled in a larger plot. Produced by Melisa D. MontsExecutive produced by Brett ...  Show more

Inside Man

This week special guest Brandon Collins joins Jonathan and James to review “Inside Man,” which is a 2006 bank robbery film starring Denzel Washington, Jodie Foster, and Clive Owen.Produced by Melisa D. MontsExecutive produced by Brett Boham, Joe Cilio, and Alex RamseyListen to Bl ...  Show more

How Stella Got Her Groove Back

This week special guest Shantrelle P. Lewis joins Jonathan, James, and Jerah to review the 1998 film “How Stella Got Her Groove Back.” The film follows Stella as she takes a vacation to Jamaica. “How Stella Got Her Groove Back” stars Angela Bassett, Taye Diggs, Whoopi Goldberg, a ...  Show more

Running Scared (with Wyatt Cenac)

This week Jon and James are joined by special guest Wyatt Cenac to review the 1986 film “Running Scared.” The film follows two Chicago cops as they chase down a drug dealer. “Running Scared” stars Gregory Hines and Billy Crystal, and is directed by Peter Hyams.Produced by Melisa ...  Show more